The fourth annual Nelson Mandela Bay Leadership Summit, taking place in Port Elizabeth on 28 June 2017 will focus on ethics, as its theme...
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The recent case of ArcelorMittal South Africa Limited v NUMSA, unpacked what is meant by avoiding job losses indicating a possible change in section 189 requirements
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FNB Business and Endeavor South Africa have shortlisted the finalists for the FNB Business Innovation Awards 2017
Executives have cited reputation as one of their top risk factors according to numerous reports. Fake news, fake social media accounts and cyber security are increasing the reputational risk in the digital world
The Constitutional Court has ruled that back pay was a judgment debt and therefore not prescribed in the recent case of National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa obo Moses Fohlisa & 41 Others/Hendor Mining Supplies (A division of Marschalk Beleggings).
We chat to Philip and Malan Joubert, founders of OfferZen as well as a number of noteworthy apps such as SnapScan, Pondering Panda, and Apps Against Ebola
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The Gauteng Health Department has once more warned community members of bogus job adverts that uses the department's name and fraudulently invite people to apply for vacancies at different health facilities
Research into the leadership landscape in key economic hubs in Africa shows that top African execs throughout the continent still choose to pursue an MBA
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and his department are on a collision course with Cosatu over the National Health Insurance (NHI)
More and more organisations are adopting digital payroll solutions over manual systems, in order to improve efficiencies, extract richer business insights, and manage systems more tightly
UK-based Employee Engagement Awards have announced that it has licensed its award system to South African
Deputy Finance Minister Sfiso Buthelezi has been appointed as chairman of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) and the terms of three other non-executive directors renewed
According to Kamendran Govender of Accenture Consulting, advances in automation are transforming the supply chain workforce of the future
Unilever has launched a new online digital recruitment gaming feature for its graduate programme. It will select the best candidates based on results from a series of games taking no more than 20 minutes
Given the growth in Africa, employers are regularly seconding their employees to businesses in other jurisdictions
Though entrepreneurs are critical to economic success and GDP growth, local black entrepreneurs face a volatile economy and have to overcome an environment in which previous inequalities still hinder professional growth and access to key networks
SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter shares gained Tuesday on word that co-founder Biz Stone was returning to the social network after six years away
MasterCard Foundation is partnering with MSU for the AgriFood Youth Opportunity Lab which will support 15,000 young people in Nigeria and Tanzania to access employment and entrepreneurship opportunities
Gauteng Premier David Makhura says the Tshepo 500,000 programme will now be known as Tshepo One Million, as the provincial government has doubled its target set for 2019
There has been payroll confusion, since the Minister of Labour announced on 17 March an amendment to the ‘scale of benefits' described in the Unemployment Insurance Act 2001, which had to be implemented from 1 April 2017
Arlene Leggat 17 May 2017
NEW YORK, US: US auto giant Ford is poised to cut thousands of jobs worldwide, with reductions expected to total about 10% of its global workforce
Can employers be held liable for malicious prosecution claims arising from internal disciplinary proceedings?
In Mahlangu v Minister of Police, the employer laid charges of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm against Mahlangu, which resulted in his suspension for approximately four months pending an investigation. The charges were subsequently withdrawn
Nicholas Preston and Sean Jamieson 17 May 2017
The Minister of Labour, Mildred Oliphant, said at the launch of the South African Employment Equity (EE) Annual Report for the 2015/2016 that there was a lack of appetite among South African corporates for transformation and that her department would have no option but to consider harsher consequences for the lack of transformation.
The Sunday Times Top 100 Companies will hold the Directors Event 2017 on 9 June 2017 from 8am to 3pm at the Sandton Convention Centre
Although multitasking may make us feel like we are being more productive, we may in fact be holding back our own performance ability and lowering the quality of our work